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Clomid

(klō`mĭd): see fertility drugfertility drug,
any of a variety of substances used to increase the possibility of conception and successful pregnancy. Different methods are used to correct or circumvent the many different functional disorders of both males and females that can interfere with conception and
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A nurse practitioner referred them to a fertility and endocrinology department and, after only one intrauterine insemination used in combination with the medication Clomid, Jan became pregnant.
Other treatment types that represented less than 8% of the participants for each type of treatment included controlled ovarian stimulation, artificial insemination with hormones, Clomid, artificial insemination with injectable hormones, artificial insemination with controlled ovarian stimulation, diagnostic laparoscopy, frozen embryo transfer, or reversed tubal ligation.
For those who are hoping to become pregnant and are ovulating, the most frequently prescribed medication is Clomid, a drug that is reported to be effective in inducing ovulation.
Finally, the use of fertility drugs, chiefly Clomid and Pergonal, genetically increases the likelihood of multiples.
Robert Mathis of the Indianapolis Colts has been suspended by the NFL for the first four games of the season and fined $ 705,000 for testing positive for Clomid, a fertility drug which is banned by the NFL because of its properties that enhance athlete performance.
We tried several cycles of the drug Clomid, which knocks you about a bit.
Nine men were excluded from the study because they were already taking medications that alter hormone levels, such as finasteride or Clomid and GnRH, testosterone, or prednisone.
Both women had the drug Clomid to boost fertility and used their own eggs for each conception, apart from the twins Amanda had.
We went to hospital when I hadn't conceived after about 18 months and I was given the fertility drug Clomid.